November 28th @ 9:54 PM GMT
CBS News On Monday, Cuba will begin a week-long, choreographed farewell to its long-time leader Fidel Castro. Cubans are grieving as the death of Fidel Castro is beginning to set in; Pope Francis elevated three American bishops to the prestigious post of cardinal over the weekend. (World)
November 28th @ 6:43 PM GMT
Yahoo! Hundreds of thousands of Cubans swarmed Havana's iconic Revolution Square in a tearful and nostalgic tribute to Fidel Castro on Monday, kicking off a week-long farewell to the divisive Cold War icon. Long lines of mourners entered the towering monument to independence hero Jose Marti, filing past a black-and-white picture of ''El Comandante'' as a young, black-bearded revolutionary carrying a rifle. The memorial began with a salvo of 21 cannon shots from a colonial fort overlooking Hav... (Top Stories)
November 27th @ 2:31 PM GMT
Yahoo! Jenson Button's Formula One farewell ended in sad style when he retired early in the season-ending Abu Dhabi Grand Prix on Sunday. (Top Stories)
November 25th @ 5:58 PM GMT
Yahoo! Rest in peace, Florence ''Carol Brady'' Henderson, and thanks for mothering a generation of TV viewers. Someday we'll tackle that volcano experiment. (Business)
November 28th @ 3:12 PM GMT
Yahoo! Throngs of Cubans began streaming to Havana's iconic Revolution Square to pay tribute to Fidel Castro on Monday, kicking off an emotional, week-long farewell to the divisive Cold War titan. Mourners, many of whom had lined up before dawn, began filling the square as soon as it opened with a salvo of 21 cannon shots from a colonial fort overlooking Havana harbor. (Politics)
November 28th @ 1:59 PM GMT
Yahoo! Thousands of Cubans began lining up early near Havana's Plaza of the Revolution Monday carrying portraits of Fidel Castro, flowers and Cuban flags for the start of week-long services bidding farewell to (Top Stories)
November 28th @ 6:39 AM GMT
Yahoo! Throngs are set to pay tribute to Fidel Castro at Havana's iconic Revolution Square on Monday, kicking off a week-long farewell to Cuba's divisive Cold War titan. ''You'll see how the people of Cuba really are. In a sign of changing times, US President Barack Obama visited the plaza during his historic visit to Havana in March, when he became the first US leader since 1928 to step foot in Cuba. (Politics)
November 28th @ 4:52 PM GMT
Yahoo! Massive crowds of Cubans streamed onto Havana's iconic Revolution Square to pay tribute to Fidel Castro on Monday, kicking off an emotional, week-long farewell to the divisive Cold War titan. Long lines of mourners, many of whom had been waiting since before dawn, filled the square as the memorial began with a salvo of 21 cannon shots from a colonial fort overlooking Havana harbor. Lourdes Rivera, a 66-year-old retired civil servant, was so overcome with emotion while waiting in line that ... (World)
November 28th @ 5:10 AM GMT
AP A nine-story portrait of a young Fidel Castro has joined the towering images of fallen guerrillas overlooking Havana's Plaza of the Revolution, the massive square where Cuba on Monday begins bidding farewell to the man who ruled the island for nea (World)
November 27th @ 11:44 PM GMT
Yahoo! Nightclubs closed, baseball games were suspended and booze was banned Sunday as Cuba prepared to send off revolutionary leader Fidel Castro with days of tributes and a cross-country funeral procession. Students left candles burning next to a portrait of the black-bearded communist firebrand during a vigil at Havana University. The most important thing is that he died when he chose, not when all the counter-revolutionaries wanted,'' said Carlos Manuel Obregon Rodriguez, a 43-year-old taxi ... (Top Stories)
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